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Options for managing obstructive sleep apnea after pharyngeal flap

Posted by admin on April 29, 2016

I was recently sent a question from a parent whose teenage son had developed obstructive sleep apnea after pharyngeal flap surgery. The family was not sure what the best options were for improving the sleep apnea while still preserving the speech gains that came with the pharyngeal flap. In this blog post on the Children's Craniofacial Association blog, I discuss options and things to consider. Check out the response here.